Nicotine - may not be as toxic as we've been led to believe

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  1. Wow1420

    Wow1420 Ultra Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Feb 17, 2013
    Somewhere out there
    I ran across these articles this morning. Very interesting.

    Nicotine High-Toxicity Myth Destroyed - Blog

    Nicotine lethal dose in humans: a common argument by regulatory authorities, based on poor science

    How much nicotine kills a human? Tracing back the generally accepted lethal dose to dubious self-experiments in the nineteenth century - Springer

  2. Traver

    Traver Ultra Member ECF Veteran

    Supporting member
    Oct 28, 2010
    I was just about to post one of these myself.

    Here is another one.

    How Toxic is Nicotine? | Experts' Corner | Big Think

    I'm surprised that this hasn't received more attention. I would have thought that vapers would want to know that the commonly cited nicotine lethal doses are more myth than science.
  3. HopCloud

    HopCloud Full Member Verified Member

    Jan 14, 2014
    Louisville, KY
    Sorry to dig this up, but has there been any more new evidence to support these findings?

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